Poor Management of Medical Waste Irks Communities in Bukomansimbi

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Some of the injections dumped in Kyoja swamp

Some of the injections dumped in Kyoja swamp

In short
Joseph Sseruuma, a resident of Kasota village says a lot of medical waste that includes among others; cotton wool, gloves, syringes and needles, gauze pads, razor blades and other solid medical wastes are accumulating in swamps where they pose serious threats to residents. He says there are people who use the cover of darkness to dump waste in Kyojja swamp.

 

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